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horse racing

n
(General Sporting Terms) an organized sport, closely associated with gambling, in which riders race horses over dedicated courses, often incorporating hurdles.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.horse racing - the sport of racing horseshorse racing - the sport of racing horses    
racing - the sport of engaging in contests of speed
thoroughbred racing - the sport of racing thoroughbred horses
field - all of the horses in a particular horse race
triple crown - (horse racing) a title won by a horse that can win the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes and the Preakness
Translations
koňské dostihy
hestevæddeløb
kilparatsastus
konjske trke
lóversenyzés
競馬
경마
hästkapplöpning
การแข่งม้า
đua ngựa

horse racing

سِبَاقُ الـخُيُولِ koňské dostihy hestevæddeløb Pferderennen ιπποδρομία carrera de caballos kilparatsastus courses de chevaux konjske trke ippica 競馬 경마 paardenrennen hesteveddeløp wyścigi konne corrida de cavalo, corrida de cavalos конные скачки hästkapplöpning การแข่งม้า at yarışı đua ngựa 赛马
References in classic literature ?
And Miss Barry took us up to the grandstand to see the horse races.
It were not best that we should all think alike; it is difference of opinion that makes horse races.
Then somebody had given him a tip on a horse race, and he had tried to retrieve his fortune with another person's money, and had to run away, and all the rest had come from that.
We are pleased that the Commission approved Encore and found that all Encore wagers and game themes are in fact pari-mutuel wagers on the outcome of horse races, as is required by Wyoming law.
He expressed sincere thanks and gratitude to the Chairman of the High Committee of the Rashid Equestrian and Horse Racing Club aiShaikh Abdull bin Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa for his keenness to ensure the success of the races, commending the efforts of the club in organising and preserving horse races.
It is worth mentioning that (18) races will be run during this season for the 1st time in history of horse races in the Sultanate.
As the Fairplex Park horse races go on outside, the Los Angeles County Fair holds Thursday afternoon poker tournaments at tables set up on the third floor of the little grandstand in Pomona.
9, 2005, to exchange simulcast signals of their live horse races as well as interstate racing signals.